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Your (Travel) Moments of Awe

Life at home is frantic.  You work, you clean, you forget to buy cereal and wind up eating last night’s fish sticks for breakfast.  It isn’t always easy to stop and smell the roses.

But when you travel things are supposed to be different. That’s why you mark the start of vacation time on your calendar and count down to the day when you’ll be able to get away from it all.

Yet sometimes you inadvertently bring your hurried world along with you when you travel.  You pack your suitcase with socks and shoes… and a hyper need to see a whole country in three days.  You plan your trips around important monuments and the expectation that you’ll return home a little more cultured.

You don’t mean to be in a rush, but it’s hard to break from habit.

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